Emergency Help

Mental health emergencies can be addressed in multiple ways, depending on the situation. Please choose the most appropriate option if you or someone you know is having a mental health crisis.

  • For life threatening emergencies, call the office of Campus Safety at 864-597-4911.
  • For immediate support any time, call the Wofford Mental Health Assistance Line at 864-597-4393. A mental health counselor is available 24/7 to assist with any situation.
  • Make an appointment with a counseling services staff member.
  • During business hours, call the Wellness Center at 864-597-4370 to see if a counseling services staff member is available to assist.

Local Hospitals

Spartanburg Medical Center

101 E. Wood St.
Spartanburg, SC 29303

Spartanburg Medical Center – Mary Black Campus

1700 Skylyn Drive <
Spartanburg, SC 20307

Spartanburg Area Mental Health Center

149 E. Wood St.
Spartanburg, SC 29303

Emergency Hotlines


National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255
National Hopeline Network: 1-800-SUICIDE
Spartanburg Suicide Hotline: 864-582-1100
Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741

Alcohol and drug-related issues

Alcohol and Drug Helpline: 1-800-821-4357 (24 hours)
Drug Help: 1-800-662-HELP
Forrester Center for Behavioral Health: 864-582-7588

Rape Crisis

SAFE Homes/Rape Crisis Coalition of Spartanburg is an off-campus resource that provides confidential services for assault survivors. Services include crisis intervention; advocacy throughout medical, police interviews and legal proceedings; and individual counseling. Individual and group therapy is provided on a sliding scale fee basis.

SAFE Homes Crisis Coalition

158 W. Main St.
Spartanburg, SC 29306
24-hour crisis line: 1-800-273-5066

Sexually Transmitted Diseases:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National STD Hotline: 1-800-227-8922 (24 hours)